Announcement

On April 1, 2019, RCI, Inc., a non-profit association originally incorporated in 1983 as the Roof Consultants Institute (RCI), officially became the International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (IIBEC).

About IIBEC (International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants)

IIBEC was originally RCI, Incorporated which is an international association of professional consultants, architects, and engineers who specialize in the specification and design of roofing, waterproofing and building envelope systems.

Since 1983, IIBEC members have offered unbiased design, re air planning, quality observance, legal testimony, and general roof management services. In March of 2006, it expanded its mission and service scope to include waterproofing and the building envelope. This action reflects the understanding that roofing issues often influence the entire building envelope. It was discovered that in increasing frequency, IIBEC members are are called upon to address building-wide concerns from below-grade to rooftop.

The Registered Roof Consultant (RRC), Registered Waterproofing Consultant (RWC), Registered Exterior Wall Consultant (REWC) and Registered Roof Observer (RRO) programs distinguish professionals with the proven standards of education, experience and ethics.

  

IIBEC S.O Annual Golf Tournament – June 18th 2019

On June 18th, 2019, the Southern Ontario Chapter of IIBEC held their annual golf tournament at the scenic Greystone Golf Club on the Niagara Escarpment in Milton, Ontario.

Lunch was served at noon followed by a 1 pm shotgun start. The weather was absolutely perfect and the sun stayed shining all day long! There was a total of 132 golfers and an additional 7 joined for the dinner portion only.

Jason Campbell and Lora Ferrazzo-Bourck MC’d the night and handed out all the awards, prizes and silent auction wins. Special thanks to Jason and Lora for organizing all the great silent auction items as well as organizing the fantastic Taco Truck!

IIBEC Southern Ontario would like to extend special thanks to our generous sponsors:

  • Cart Sponsor: Goodmen Corporation
  • Beverage Cart Sponsor: Tremco Roofing
  • Half Way House Sponsor: Bothwell-Accurate
  • Lunch Sponsor: Soprema Inc.
  • Closest to the Pin Sponsor: Dean Chandler Roofing
  • Longest Drive Sponsor: Dean Chandler Roofing
  • Dinner Wine Sponsors:
    • Maxim Roofing
    • Can-Sky Roofing and Sheet Metal
    • TSS Building Science
  • Dinner Sponsors:
    • Crawford Roofing
    • Artistic Skylight Domes
  • Hole Sponsors:
    • Alliance Roofing
    • Cardinal Roofing
    • Dean Chandler Roofing
    • Fishburn Sheridan
    • Goodmen Corp
    • IKO Industries
    • ITP Inc.
    • Lexsuco Corp
    • MJ Building Envelope
    • Maxim Roofing
    • Patene Building
    • Posi Slope
    • SIKA Sarnafil Canada
    • Situra Inc.
    • Rockwool
    • Velux Skylights

We would also like to thank Nusens Services for the gift bags and prize donations, as well as Tremco Roofing for the Golf Towels and Goodmen Corp for the water bottles supplied on the carts.

Exceptional Golfing Awards were presented for the following categories:

  • Men’s longest drive: Mike Alexiou
  • Ladies longest drive: Diane Harrison
  • Men’s closest to the pin: Frank Anastasopoulos
  • First place team: Frank Verna, John Corrado, Frank Anastasopoulos, and Andrew Donaldson






Upcoming Events:

  • The Education Committee is holding an upcoming "Workshop" at the TCA Toronto offices on September 19th and 20th, 2019. The Topic is Roof Technology and Science II
  • An additional "Workshop" at the TCA Toronto Offices will be held on November 15, 2019. The Topic is Rooftop Quality Assurance.
  • Two Workshops and Seminars will be held in Ottawa:
    • July 12th – Ottawa Seminar and Workshop: Blowin in the Wind: Understanding, Designing and Field testing for Wind
    • October 3rd – 4th, 2019 – Roof Technology and Science I
  

IIBEC S.O Breakfast Seminar – May 30th 2019

IIBEC Southern Ontario hosted the second Breakfast Seminar of 2019 at the Corporate Event Centre at the Centre for Health and Safety Information (CHSI) in Mississauga on May 30th, 2019. The seminar was well attended with 43 people in attendance and 4 people attending via webinar.

The first presentation was "High Performance Enclosures" presented by Pravin Pai from Stephenson Engineering Ltd.

The second presentation was "Guidelines for Commissioning and Certifying the Resiliency of Roofs Subjected to Extreme Weather Events" presented by Dr. Bas Baskaran from the National Research Council of Canada.

IIBEC S.O would like to thank Chris Hunter from Georgia-Pacific Canada, John Mills from Sika Sarnafil Canada, and Dan Meskell from Enercorp Inc (Carlisle SynTec Systems) for preparing table top displays at the seminar.



Join the Southern Ontario Chapter

To join the chapter, join IIBEC here.

If you would like to receive IIBEC Southern Ontario Chapter mailers and email, please send your contact information to rci@rci-onchapterinc.ca.

Membership in the national organization provides not only all the benefits, magazine and information received by a member but also enrolls you in the local chapter where you live. There are no other fees - we simply hope you will join us to promote education and professionalism in our industry.

Upcoming Events


Roof Technology & Science II Date: September 19 - 20, 2019
Location: Richmond Hill
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Roof Technology & Science I Date: October 3 - 4, 2019
Location: Ottawa
Registration to open soon

Rooftop Quality Assurance Date: November 15, 2019
Location: Richmond Hill
Registration to open soon

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RCI ONTARIO INC – Founding Members

Originally known as Region-VIII (Canada), was established in 1995. Three years later, the Ontario Chapter was formed, and it became one of the first officially recognized chapters within RCI International. The founding members of the chapter were:

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